Establishes ergonomic program requirements and procedures (see page 37) within the DoD. Includes ergo-related definitions (see page 9) and ergonomics risk assessment codes (RACs) (see page 39).
The Interim Ergonomics Policy (March 6, 1998) has been rescinded.
This revision, dated 22 July 2005, redefines preventive medicine and preventive medicine services and:
This revision, dated 15 August 2003:
The purpose of this manual is to affirm the NAVOSH program for all Navy personnel and implement the following DoD instructions: 6055.1, 6055.5, 6055.7, and 6055.11. Chapter 23 specifically addresses the establishment of an Ergonomics Program.